Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 533 619 572
Rank change year-on-year +86 -47 +182
Permanent jobs citing npm 509 569 816
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.27% 1.38% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 474 527 671
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,900
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.40% +16.39%

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40,000 41,170 40,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.68% 27.59% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32,512 32,870 33,263
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +81 472 £51,500 -10.43% 51
UK excluding London +85 289 £42,500 -5.56% 30
London +76 209 £70,000 +12.00% 25
South East +51 103 £50,000 -16.67% 9
Work from Home +26 88 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Midlands +56 60 £38,500 -14.44% 7
West Midlands +57 46 £38,500 -14.44% 4
East of England +73 34 £33,750 -22.86% 2
South West +54 32 £41,500 +3.75% 2
North of England +35 32 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Scotland +16 23 £42,500 +21.43% 3
North West +21 15 £43,750 +9.38% 1
East Midlands +32 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
North East +6 9 £51,500 +47.14% 3
Yorkshire +43 8 £42,500 +9.68% 2
Wales -14 5 £38,750 -22.50% 1

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 428 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 398 (78.19%) CSS
3 355 (69.74%) HTML
4 290 (56.97%) Sass
5 280 (55.01%) Node.js
6 275 (54.03%) AngularJS
7 263 (51.67%) Front End Development
8 261 (51.28%) webpack
9 239 (46.95%) Git (software)
10 220 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
11 197 (38.70%) React
12 182 (35.76%) HTML5
13 170 (33.40%) TypeScript
14 155 (30.45%) gulp
15 151 (29.67%) ES6
16 149 (29.27%) CSS3
17 133 (26.13%) Redux
18 130 (25.54%) jQuery
19 126 (24.75%) Web Development
20 120 (23.58%) LESS
21 104 (20.43%) REST
22 103 (20.24%) User Experience
22 103 (20.24%) Unit Testing
23 98 (19.25%) RESTful
24 97 (19.06%) Finance
25 93 (18.27%) Vue.js
26 89 (17.49%) PHP
27 81 (15.91%) C#
27 81 (15.91%) TDD
28 79 (15.52%) Problem-Solving

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (9.43%) WordPress
2 42 (8.25%) Confluence
3 28 (5.50%) IIS
4 24 (4.72%) Apache
4 24 (4.72%) CMS
5 12 (2.36%) nginx
6 11 (2.16%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.77%) Drupal
8 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.20%) Jetty
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (7.66%) Zeplin
2 31 (6.09%) InVision
3 25 (4.91%) Adobe XD
4 24 (4.72%) Sketch
5 10 (1.96%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.18%) Marvel
7 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.20%) Figma
9 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 69 (13.56%) AWS
2 63 (12.38%) Azure
3 61 (11.98%) Yarn
4 42 (8.25%) GitHub
5 28 (5.50%) SaaS
6 10 (1.96%) Amazon EKS
6 10 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (1.96%) Heroku
7 9 (1.77%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.57%) DigitalOcean
9 7 (1.38%) Serverless
10 5 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.98%) GCP
10 5 (0.98%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.79%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.59%) Datadog
12 3 (0.59%) NuGet
13 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.34%) Internet
2 10 (1.96%) DNS
3 9 (1.77%) Firewall
3 9 (1.77%) SSL
3 9 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.18%) HTTP
5 2 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) DAB
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) Skype
6 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.25%) MySQL
2 40 (7.86%) SQL Server
3 29 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (4.91%) NoSQL
5 21 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.14%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.95%) Cosmos DB
8 14 (2.75%) Redis
9 9 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.18%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.18%) GIS
11 5 (0.98%) Big Data
12 4 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.39%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 261 (51.28%) webpack
2 239 (46.95%) Git (software)
3 155 (30.45%) gulp
4 71 (13.95%) Grunt
5 70 (13.75%) Jasmine
6 61 (11.98%) JIRA
7 43 (8.45%) Babel
8 40 (7.86%) Karma Test Runner
9 36 (7.07%) Visual Studio
10 28 (5.50%) Jenkins
11 27 (5.30%) NUnit
11 27 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (5.11%) MSTest
13 25 (4.91%) Axure RP
13 25 (4.91%) Balsamiq
14 24 (4.72%) Bower
15 20 (3.93%) Maven
15 20 (3.93%) Selenium
15 20 (3.93%) TeamCity
16 17 (3.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 97 (19.06%) Finance
2 22 (4.32%) Legal
3 20 (3.93%) Banking
4 18 (3.54%) Retail
5 11 (2.16%) Marketing
6 8 (1.57%) Games
6 8 (1.57%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.38%) Housing Association
8 4 (0.79%) Automotive
9 3 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.59%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.59%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Front Office
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) International Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 424 (83.30%) Developer
2 212 (41.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 85 (16.70%) Senior Developer
4 81 (15.91%) React Developer
5 50 (9.82%) Web Developer
6 49 (9.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 45 (8.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 44 (8.64%) Angular Developer
9 40 (7.86%) Full Stack Developer
10 39 (7.66%) UI Developer
11 28 (5.50%) PHP Developer
12 27 (5.30%) .NET Developer
13 22 (4.32%) Senior React Developer
14 18 (3.54%) C# Developer
15 17 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
17 13 (2.55%) Junior
18 12 (2.36%) Architect
18 12 (2.36%) Junior Developer
18 12 (2.36%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (78.19%) CSS
2 355 (69.74%) HTML
3 290 (56.97%) Sass
4 280 (55.01%) Node.js
5 275 (54.03%) AngularJS
6 197 (38.70%) React
7 182 (35.76%) HTML5
8 149 (29.27%) CSS3
9 133 (26.13%) Redux
10 130 (25.54%) jQuery
11 120 (23.58%) LESS
12 104 (20.43%) REST
13 98 (19.25%) RESTful
14 93 (18.27%) Vue.js
15 79 (15.52%) Angular 2
16 78 (15.32%) .NET
17 69 (13.56%) Jest
18 52 (10.22%) JSON
19 50 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (9.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (20.24%) User Experience
2 47 (9.23%) Self-Motivation
3 37 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (6.09%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.13%) Data Structures
6 21 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.18%) Animation
9 5 (0.98%) Online Games
9 5 (0.98%) W3C
10 4 (0.79%) Social Media
11 3 (0.59%) NHS
12 2 (0.39%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.39%) STB
12 2 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.20%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.20%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.81%) Linux
2 23 (4.52%) Android
2 23 (4.52%) Apple iOS
3 22 (4.32%) Windows
4 13 (2.55%) CentOS
5 10 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (51.67%) Front End Development
2 220 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (24.75%) Web Development
4 103 (20.24%) Unit Testing
5 81 (15.91%) TDD
6 79 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
7 70 (13.75%) OO
8 68 (13.36%) Scrum
9 62 (12.18%) DevOps
10 59 (11.59%) MVC
11 55 (10.81%) Coaching
12 52 (10.22%) Responsive Web Design
13 49 (9.63%) Software Engineering
14 46 (9.04%) Project Management
15 45 (8.84%) BDD
16 44 (8.64%) Computer Science
17 42 (8.25%) Fintech
18 40 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (7.86%) Test Automation
19 38 (7.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 428 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 170 (33.40%) TypeScript
3 151 (29.67%) ES6
4 89 (17.49%) PHP
5 81 (15.91%) C#
6 58 (11.39%) SQL
7 47 (9.23%) Java
8 44 (8.64%) Python
9 24 (4.72%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.14%) ES7
10 16 (3.14%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.55%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.36%) PHP 7
12 12 (2.36%) Ruby
13 9 (1.77%) C
13 9 (1.77%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.57%) ES8
14 8 (1.57%) PHP 5
15 6 (1.18%) Elixir
16 4 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (7.47%) Degree
2 19 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.70%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) WAI
System Software
1 61 (11.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (5.70%) Kubernetes
2 22 (4.32%) Terraform
3 17 (3.34%) Puppet
4 16 (3.14%) Ansible
4 16 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.16%) Plesk
6 10 (1.96%) cPanel
7 2 (0.39%) Grafana
7 2 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.39%) Kibana
7 2 (0.39%) logstash
7 2 (0.39%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.39%) Salt
8 1 (0.20%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 34 (6.68%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.89%) Adobe
3 16 (3.14%) Oracle
4 13 (2.55%) Zend
5 11 (2.16%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.96%) Google
7 9 (1.77%) Black Duck
7 9 (1.77%) Splunk
8 8 (1.57%) Rollbar
9 5 (0.98%) Mapbox
10 4 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.39%) Apple
11 2 (0.39%) Cadence
11 2 (0.39%) DocuSign
11 2 (0.39%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.39%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.20%) New Relic
12 1 (0.20%) RedGate
12 1 (0.20%) VMware